Schedule June 30-July 13, 2019

Day 1 - Sunday, June 30 - Travel Day and Welcome to UCSD 

1:00 p.m.

Arrive UCSD campus - check in at Tioga Residential Hall on Muir Campus

1:30 p.m.

Icebreakers, team building, and program overview 

3:00 p.m.

Session 1: Earth Systems 1

4:30 p.m.

UCSD Campus Tour

5:45 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:30 p.m.

Evening Program: Program Goals and Leadership Introduction

9:00 p.m.

Dorm time and activities 

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 2 - Monday, July 1

7:45 a.m.

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:15 a.m.

Session 2: Intro to SIO

10:15 a.m.

Hubbs Experimental Aquarium tour/Scripps Pier tour

12:30 p.m.

Lunch at SIO

1:00 p.m.   

Deaprt for FLIP ship tour

4:30 p.m

Session 3: Earth Systems 2

5:45 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:45 p.m.

Evening Program: Presentation skills 

9:00 p.m. 

Dorm time and activities/Journal and BLOG

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 3 - Tuesday, July 2

7:45 a.m.

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:10 a.m.   

Data Analysis and Statistics Intro at SIO/Group research projects

12:30 p.m.  

Lunch at SIO

1:15 p.m.  

Continue research projects

5:45 p.m.   

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:45 p.m. 

Session 4: Earth Systems 3 and film- "Before the Flood"

9:00 p.m. 

Dorm activities and supervision, journal and BLOG

11:00 p.m.

Lights out

Day 4 - Wednesday, July 3

7:45 a.m.  

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.   

SIO Research Groups - finish research and presentation prep 

11:00 a.m.

Science Presentations

12:30 p.m.   

Lunch break

1:30 p.m.  

Ice Core lab and freezer

3:00 p.m.

Science and Policy 

5:45 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:45 p.m.

Session 5: Congress 101 followed by Marine Policy

9:30 p.m. 

Dorm activities and supervision, journal and BLOG

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 5 - Thursday, July 4

7:45 a.m. 

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.     

Beach Slope data collection - Scripps Beach

12:00 p.m.

Lunch at SIO

12:45 p.m.      

Session 6: What is an issue paper and how do I write one?

Group issue paper oulined

2:00 p.m.  

Beach time (sun, surf,  boogie boards, volleyball)

5:45 p.m.

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall 

6:45 p.m.

Evening Program: Teambuilding/Trust circle

9:00 p.m.   

Dorm activities and supervision, Journal and BLOG

11:00 p.m.    

Lights out

Day 6 - Friday, July 5

7:45 a.m. 

Breakfast in UCSD Dining Hall

9:00 a.m.

SIO Vaugh Hall 100

9:15 a.m.

Citizens Climate Lobby - guest lecture

10:15 a.m.

Research congress rep, and begin individual issues (Federal vs local)

12:00 p.m. 

Lunch at SIO 

1:00 p.m.     

Continue work on writing individual issue papers

(laundry at UCSD dorm before dinner)

5:45 p.m.  

Dinner in UCSD Dining Hall

6:45 p.m.    

Session 7: CCL: Lobby 101 and 201

Journal, BLOG and PACK!

10:30 p.m.

Lights out

Day 7 - Saturday, July 6 - Travel to D.C.

7:00 a.m.        

Load vans and depart for San Diego Airport

6:20 p.m.    

Arrive Washington, DC 

Check into Courtyard Marriott (1600 Rhode Island Avenue, DC)

7:45 p.m. 

Dinner at Shake Shak (1216 18th Street) 

9:00 p.m. 

Evening Program: Emotional vs Scientific reporting/Journal and BLOG

11:00 p.m.  

Lights out

Day 8 - Sunday, July 7

8:10 a.m.

Breakfast at Whole Foods

9:15 a.m. 

Metro to the National Zoo 

Group begins at Amozonia and then free time to explore

11:45 a.m.

Depart Zoo

12:00 p.m. 

Lunch at Chipotle (3416 Connecticut Ave) 

1:30 p.m.

Afternoon: message completion in hotel meeting room

4:00 p.m.

Presentation Practice

5:15 p.m.

Union Station for dinner: Chop-T, Chipotle, Subway, Shake Shak, etc.

7:30 p.m.

Monument Trolley Bus Tour 

10:30 p.m.

Walk from White House then hournal and BLOG assignments 

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 9 - Monday, July 8

7:45 a.m.

Breakfast at Cornerstone Cafe (1501 M St. NW) 

9:00 a.m.

Session 8: Citizens Climate Lobby/Role play mock meetings

12:15 p.m.

Lunch break at Cornerstone Cafe

1:30 p.m.

Continue meeting skills with CCL 

4:00 p.m.

Finalize issue papers - relax when done

6:30 p.m.

Dinner at Vapiano's (1800 M St.)

8:00 p.m.

Evening program: Safe Passage- Years of Living Dangerously 

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 10 - Tuesday, July 9

7:45 a.m.

Breakfast at Cornerstone Cafe (1501 M St NW) 

8:45 a.m.

National Science Foundation 

12:15 p.m.

Lunch at Cornerstone Cafe

1:30 p.m.   

Afternoon instruction continues in hotel meeting room with CCL

Correct/modify/finalize issue papers 

5:00 p.m

Dinner at District  Taco (1919 M St. NW) 

6:30 p.m.

Evening Program in Hotel Meeting Room

Leadership in the Movies - "A Civil Action"

Journal and BLOG assignments 

9:00 p.m. 

Hotel supervision 

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 11 - Wedneday, July 10  - Hills Visits (Dress for Success!)

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast at Cornerstone Cafe (1501 M St NW) 

9:30 a.m.

Metro to Capitol Hill for Meetings with Legislators and Staff

12:00 p.m.

Lunch in Longworth Cafeteria

1:00 p.m.

Congressional meetings continue

Possible gallery/museum visit depending on schedule 

5:30 p.m.

Dinner at "& Pizza" (1215 Connecticut Ave) 

7:00 p.m.

Evening Program: Leadership Activities 

9:00 pm.

Hotel supervision/Journal/BLOG assignments 

11:00 p.m. 

Lights out

Day 12 - Thursday, July 11 - Hills Visits (Dress for Success!)

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast at Cornerstone Cafe (1501 M St NW) 

8:30 a.m.

Metro to Capitol Hill 

9:45 a.m.

Congressional Meetings

12:00 p.m.

Lunch in Longworth/Dirksen Cafeteria

1:00 p.m.   

Congressional meetings continue 

Possible gallery/museum visits depending on schedule

5:30 p.m.

Dinner at Noodles and Company (1667 K Street) 

7:00 p.m. 

Evening Program: Sustaining the Relationship

Drafting a thank you letter and an email thank you 

Journal/BLOG assignments 

9:00 p.m.      

Hotel Supervision 

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 13 - Friday, July 12

7:00 a.m.

Breakfast at Cornerstone Cafe (1501 M St NW) 

8:00 a.m.

Metro to Capitol/Capitol Tour

10:30 a.m.

Botanical Gardens

Possible Library of Congress

12:00 p.m.

Metro to White House - group photo in front of White House 

12:30 p.m.

Lunch at Cornerstone Cafe (1501 M St NW) 

2:00 p.m.

Back at hotel: Afternoon Program 

Prepare for Individual Social Change Presentation 

5:30 p.m

Dinner at Vapiano's (1800 M St.)

7:30 p.m. 

Evening Program: Presentations followed by Closing Ceremony and 

Appreciation Circle 

Journal/BLOG assignments 

11:00 p.m.      

Lights out

Day 14 - Saturday, July 13

7:30 a.m.

Breakfast at Whole Foods

9:00 a.m.

Hotel Pick-ups

9:30 a.m.

Uber to airport 

Check in luggae at airport 

11:30 a.m. and later

Departing flights